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Events for April 24, 2019

  • April 24
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  • Yakima

From Mexican to Mexican-American: A Family Immigration Story

As immigration has become more hotly debated in the United States, the arguments have become cartoonish, with one side often painted as naïve and another as xenophobic. What has become lost is the human story of immigration to America, with all its complexity, heartache, and hope. Professor Carlos Gil sought to understand immigration by tracing […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 24, 2019
  • Where
  • Yakima Valley Museum
    2105 Tieton Drive
    Yakima, WA 98902 United States
  • April 24
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  • Bellingham

Let’s Talk about Race

Racism thrives in silence. It’s when we stop talking to one another about our beliefs that prejudices go unchallenged, and the gap between us widens. Yet race is one of the most difficult topics to discuss in American society. If we are to heal many of our country’s social, economic, and political divides, we can’t […]

  • When
  • 12:15 pm, Wednesday
    April 24, 2019
  • Where
  • Northwood Hall
    3240 Northwood Hall
    Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
  • April 24
  • |
  • Yakima

From Mexican to Mexican-American: A Family Immigration Story

As immigration has become more hotly debated in the United States, the arguments have become cartoonish, with one side often painted as naïve and another as xenophobic. What has become lost is the human story of immigration to America, with all its complexity, heartache, and hope. Professor Carlos Gil sought to understand immigration by tracing […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 24, 2019
  • Where
  • Yakima Valley Museum
    2105 Tieton Drive
    Yakima, WA 98902 United States
  • April 24
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  • Cheney

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 24, 2019
  • Where
  • EWU JFK Library, JFK Auditorium
    526 5th St
    Cheney, WA 99004 United States
  • April 24
  • |
  • Cheney

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    April 24, 2019
  • Where
  • EWU JFK Library, JFK Auditorium
    526 5th St
    Cheney, WA 99004 United States
  • April 24
  • |
  • Bellingham

Think & Drink: The Speed of Deceit – The New Era of Online Lies and Misinformation

Event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Register here. Conspiracy theories are no longer confined to photocopied newsletters and obscure books—they are now seen by millions. The conspiracy website InfoWars has as many monthly users as the Chicago Tribune, and its daily three-hour radio show is syndicated on 160 radio […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 24, 2019
  • Where
  • Upfront Theatre
    1208 Bay Street
    Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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